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    Welcome Home!

    Monarch butterflies are returning to our region in search of milkweed to lay their eggs on. Keep a sharp eye out and you might just see one!

    Welcome Home Monarchs

  • Steve Lenz

    See Horicon Complex Manager Steve Lenz's column.

    Manager's Perspective

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    Wisconsin Refuge Lands

    Map of Refuge, Wetland Management Districts and other USFWS offices.

    WMDs and...

  • The 2014 Fire Season

    Results: 14 prescribed fires, 1,080 acres; and six wildfires, 57 acres. See archive below.

    Fire Management


About the Complex

Horicon Leopold Complex

Horicon National Wildlife Refuge, Leopold Wetland Management District

Leopold is managed as part of the Horicon Leopold Complex.

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About the NWRS

National Wildlife Refuge System


The National Wildlife Refuge System, within the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, manages a national network of lands and waters set aside to conserve America’s fish, wildlife, and plants.

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Page Photo Credits — All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Jun 17, 2015
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